Author: WebLion Documentation Group, Penn State University


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    A simple portlet with a lot of bling.  Includes two portlets: the
    "Bling Portlet" will retrieve a single image object per page load and
    "Bling Slideshow Portlet" will reference all image objects in the
    bling source and display them in a slideshow.  Multiple Bling and
    Bling Slideshow portlets are supported on a single page.


1.  Add the following to buildout.cfg


    eggs =
    . . .(other eggs). . .

2.  Re-run buildout (typically 'bin/buildout').

3.  Start Zope (typically 'bin/instance start').

4.  Install BlingPortlet via the Plone Add/Remove Products or Add-ons
    configlet under Site Setup.


* Documentation for using this product is at

* Report bugs to

* Contact us::

    Penn State WebLion
    304 The 300 Building
    University Park, PA 16802


Copyright (c) 2011 The Pennsylvania State University. WebLion is developed
and maintained by the WebLion Project Team and its partners.

This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under
the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software
Foundation; either version 2 of the License, or (at your option) any later

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PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the GNU General Public License for more details.

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2.1 (2012-10-13)
* Fixed GS imports of portlets.xml which include a BlingPortet definition.  BugzID: 18190

2.0 (2012-02-09)
* Added ZCML directive to define custom views for BlingPortlets

1.1 (2011-07-11)
* Description now displays on first bling item.  BugzID: 5291
* Read More link is now correct on the first bling item.  BugzID: 5576

1.0 (2011-03-09)
* Created this product